Review: Boots No. 7 Limited Edition Palettes Stone & Canvas

Boots No. 7 has brought out two limited edition palettes for Autumn, in Stone & Canvas – two large, cardboard palettes that come with 4 complimentary shades and a soft pencil for £14.00 each. A few key things here: 1. I hate boxy cardboard packaging, without exception. 2. Boots No. 7 is hit or miss. 3. This palette is £14.00 but you’ll never actually pay that cos there’s always a 3 for 2 or a […]

Monday Giveaway: No. 7 Limited Edition Quad Smoky Eyes in Stone

I’ve got a gorgeous palette for you this week! It’s a Boots No. 7 Palette, Limited Edition with four shades and an eyeliner in the quad. It is seriously the nicest No. 7 Palette I have ever tried. The pans are HUGE, the eyeliner is nice and all of the colors are very very soft and pigmented. Madly exciting colors? No. But they are ones you will use every day without fretting: Check out my […]

A square mascara brush?! No. 7 Extravagant Mascara

When I saw this mascara brush I was excited…very excited…a square brush! Say it with me… I – AM – A – ROBOT. Boots No. 7′s new mascara launch for August the 12th is Extravagant Lashes Mascara (in Black, Black/Brown and Blut). The brush is interesting! This mascara promises a dramatic curling effect for up to 8 hours and volume. Voila!: Hmm the brush sure looks more exciting when its pink. The test! My eye […]

Review: Boots No. 7 Stay Perfect Compact Foundation in Almond

I love creamy compact foundations, although a good one is very hard to come by. I am a fan of Shiseido’s Hydro Power foundation but the smell…urgh. Purfume + Foundation = Fail I gave Boots No. 7′s Stay Perfect Foundation a go because its reasonably priced at £13.50: They Say: No7 Stay Perfect Foundation Compact contains our unique superior grade beautifying complex of soft focus pigments for ultimate coverage and translucency. Non-greasy and easy to […]

5 Bronzing Powders for people who don’t like Bronzers…


My mission – to find natural(ish), skin enhancing, warmth inducing bronzers that are more tanned brown goddess than orange day glo. There are so many nasty tans out there. I am a tan-o-phobic. The smell of fake tan – that malty, mouldy, cardboardy smell is like the smell of a fart for me. There are good and bad of expensive and drugstore brands but what I personally hate in bronzers is anything: 1. Too orange. […]

Tuesday Giveaway: Boots No. 7 Limited Edition Power Palette


This weeks giveaway is for this Boots No. 7 palette which can be used wet or dry – dry for a sheer look, wet for florescent! The colours are water-resistant and contains shades of vibrant green, apple green, lilac, metallic silver and soft mocha to add metallic shine to your eyes. If you don’t win, its available from 20th May – 14th July for £13! I have one to giveaway! Anyone may enter once, wherever […]

Boots No.7 Tropical palettes

I am in love with Boots No. 7 Instant Radiance foundation. The foundation has nice medium coverage, smooth application (the brush does work) and the colour match is great! Love it! So I decided to indulge further in these extremely beautiful eye shadows from the tropical collection: Pretty, huh? Is it easy to use, being pressed into such an intricate pattern? Well… …no. The eyeshadow looks beautiful, but it is quite hard, quite scratchy. Trying […]

Boots Protect & Perfect ruins my Sunday

So THIS is why Sunday should be a day of rest – because boredom leads to spending and over eating. In case you have never heard of Boots Protect and Perfect, a documentary called Horizon examined beauty products and whether they worked or not. They tried out a lot of creams and one the mentioned (well didn’t actually mention as that would be advertising), was Protect and Perfect from Boots No.7 which is a £17 […]

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